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, the economy will drive housing. >> what are you expecting elsewhere in terms of regulatory environment. we're all wondering how dodd-frank plays out, we're all wondering how the vocal rule plays out. what if it materializes and forces a separation from proprietary trading? >> that's not the vocal rule. >> proply terietary trading -- >> no one is doing proprietary trading. i always remind the public we have the best capital mortgage in the whole world. i'm not opposed to the intent of the volcker rule. we have the best markets in the world. so market-making, we serve 20,000 customers. we give them great prices. they come to us because we give them a good price. just like walmart gives you a good price. and we do a lot of it, you know. that's a good thing. it keeps the cost of issuance cheap for retirees, pensions. >> in terms of the federal reserve, how do you offset this difficulty in terms of making money in such a low-rate environment. >> i keep on hearing that the banks are a benefit and subsidized. you're more right. it hurts us more than helps us. so we've told the world it squeezes o
are not the people with political power. but if you have an environment in which business is hesitant to relocate headquarters in the city because of these issues, then you're going to get people's attention. that's a terrible thing to say, but that is simply the political reality. >> christie hefner, thank you so much. it's great to see you. >> always great to be here. >> reverend al, thank you as well. >> thank you. >>> still ahead, bill gates will be here on set. and coming up next, former vice president al gore joins us here in the studio. you're watching "morning joe" brewed by starbucks. all stations come over to mission a for a final go. this is for real this time. step seven point two one two. verify and lock. command is locked. five seconds. three, two, one. standing by for capture. the most innovative software on the planet... dragon is captured. is connecting today's leading companies to places beyond it. siemens. answers. i obsessed about my weight my whole life. and then, weight watchers. i amazed myself. get used to it. introducing the new weight watchers 360 program. join for free
are but a manifestation of the brilliance of nature to enable us to adapt to the environment in which we evolved, that somehow these characteristics determine our innate worth and value as human beings. that is the essence of racism. but that system was not cultivated into every intellectual commercial, judicial, religious philosophical medical system that we have. the imbalances you see in the country today -- i call them inequities' -- are but reflections of that deep-seated belief. is it conscious in most of us? no. in some of us, yes. i understand the ku klux klan was going to have a rally. some people consciously adhere to that belief. but most of us have been swept up in it and we do not even know it. it is easy to be at the top and never have to think about it. it is impossible to be on the bottom and not think about that on a daily basis and not internalize the absurdity of the devaluation of your humanity on a daily basis. my lovely daughter once said to me, "how did the story of african-americans get inverted into a story of victimization only? how is that story and not a story of triu
part of my state are still not living in a security environment. we owe them that. at the same time, i think more and more americans are agreeing these 11 million people need to come out of the shadows and we need to give them a path to citizenship but not favoritism. >> senator mccain, you're exactly right. the polls are showing the majority of americans do support the type of proposal you and chuck schumer are putting forward. what would you say to conservative house republicans that will call anything you try to pat in t-- pass in the senat amnesty. >> i think we will and already are reaching across to our friendson the otherside talking and i think they realize the realities of the 21st century and there will be some difficulties and it's long hard path. i'm confident we will succeed. >> senator shuman, willie geist in new york, good to see you this morning. there's a piece in the "new york times" where a reporter goes to a diner in south carolina. the concern down there is people are being rewarded for illegal behavior, a, and b, being given priority over workers in america who ca
somehow people who pay taxes are not demonized? that is novel in this political environment. bill: education will fight that. they will say, give it towards schools. >> right. bill: i would say when i heard the story, sarah palin had a lay on the books in alaska that returned oil receipts to taxpayers in that state? >> that is natural resource under the ground. saying all alaskans should enjoy that. this is a little different. what texas is saying we've got an amazing economic boom. this is what rick perry is saying. this is your money. this is a novel part of it. when we hear most politicians talk about taxes, it is almost as if we work and their money. whatever we get in our check is, hey,. bill: take, take. if he gets this and is successful they will crown the guy thing. there is another big topic i want to roll in here. we ask viewers questions all the time. gdp number was paltry that came out earlier. because you asked, bya, we get this question right now. explain the rise in the stock market versus lowering expectations and consumer sentiment and debt. you've got a dow bumpi
the audience that everything is fine, the global environment is not threatened. and the critics jumped. they said here's the guy who just sold current tv to al jazeera, which gets an undetermined amount of funding from the country of qatar, which gets its money from oil reserves. isn't there a contradiction in that? >> i certainly understand that criticism. i disagree with it, because i think al jazeera obviously has long since established itself as a really distinguished and effective news-gathering organization. by the way, its climate coverage has been far more extensive and of high quality than any network here. >> funding from a country that basis its wealth on fossil fuels and fossil fuels are the enemy you target in climate change -- >> yeah. >> -- isn't there a bit of hi hypocrisy in that? >> i understand the criticism. its climate coverage, as i said a moment ago, has been outstanding and extensive. >> you're on the board of apple. >> yeah. >> the company is going through some very difficult times. the stock is falling. it's dropped below the market cap of exxonmobil. are you
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